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Golden Monkey - Victory Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
83
good

4,087 Ratings
THE BROS
77
okay

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Ratings: 4,087
Reviews: 1,610
rAvg: 3.68
pDev: 15.49%
Wants: 58
Gots: 351 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Victory Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
Tripel |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: purplehops on 09-17-2001)
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HugoGrim

Pennsylvania

4.13/5  rDev +12.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from a 750 ml bottle into a standard pint. The label states "bottled May 12, 2006".

Hazy gold, semi transparent body. Pure white, fluffy head.

Full nose of sweet fruits. Cold apples, some banana. Rich malts.

A crisp bitterness gives way to sweet and tart fruits. Apples and apricots. Lots of malt, with subtle spices. A bit of alcohol edge to the flavor develops as it warms.

Serving type: bottle

11-05-2006 03:02:52 | More by HugoGrim
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Pours a golden yellow color, fairly large fizzy head that fades at a quick pace but leaves a decent lasting cap afterwards, bubbles constantly rising from the bottom, no lacing on the glass.

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Golden Monkey from Victory Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 4,087 ratings.